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Step 1

The first step to achieving your best score for the residency of your choice.

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Step 2

From Wards to Boards. Time to get your thoughts back to theory.

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Step 3

Hang in there - it is the last one.

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Our 4 and 6 Week Step 1 Program Offers:

One of the biggest challenges Step 1 students face is sorting through the wealth of information learned through the first two years of medical school and knowing how to integrate that into medical board questions.

The solution is IOMB”s Method©, that enables you to answer board questions using reasoning and critical thinking. It puts you in control of the questions and the questions stop controlling you. You will improve your efficiency at mastering USMLE (MD) and COMLEX (DO) style questions.

All our programs’ curriculums are designed by MDs, DOs, PhDs and Medical Education Learning Specialists. Our panel of experts collaborated to build a syllabus of high-yield content taught in a tactile-learning (no lectures) environment for long-term understanding of concepts.  It is this understanding (not memorizing) of content that assists students in the integration and critical thinking that is required when answering correctly 300+ questions on exam day.

These programs offer:

  • 35 years of experience, we are the original “Kansas City” program
  • Exclusive to our program, IOMB’s Evidence-based Method© to answering Board questions correctly
  • Subscription to USMLE World Question Bank (MD and DO students)
  • For our Osteopathic students: OMM review with our OMM specialist
  • Weekly assessments exams and quizzes
  • Multiple full-day Mock Board exams
  • NBMEs  or COMSAEs (2 in the 6-week program and 1 in the 4-week program)
  • System Based Supplemental Instruction® (Our tactile classroom). Only offered in the 6-week program. 
  • Test stress and anxiety workshops
  • Progress monitoring
  • Unlimited use of classrooms
  • Individual sessions with Instructors
  • Detailed schedule and guidance on how to spend out of class time
  •  Study plan post-program
  • Individual in-depth Mock Board analysis (based on our extensive 30-year research where students lose points on the exam – our analysis looks at the many reasons why students’ scores do not always reflect their true potential – not just your subject strengths and weaknesses.  Our Mock Boards test many variables: integration, reasoning, knowledge, comprehension, recall, etc.
  • IOMB Course Book
  • Post-program assistance via text or email until you take your exam (no charge for this service)

The Fun Stuff: 

  • If it’s your birthday during the program we will bring in a birthday cake
  • Pizza at Orientation
  • Tea and coffee provided in classrooms, Kansas City location (and on occasion we also provide cookies)

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